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Q&C Oct4 Praying for Manhood [fighting and hurting]

I Timothy 2 is a preachers land mine! Remind me to thank the apostle Paul someday. God uses Paul to press into the church at Ephesus what their stance or conduct should be in the areas of politics, church function and gender-roles. The principles that are laid out in these touchy passages still hold true for …

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Q&C from Sunday Sept27 Christians and Politics [should Christians be starting revolutions?]

We started the precarious walk through I Timothy 2 last week. Typically after someone has read our text on Sunday, during worship, they end with reminding the congregation, “This is the Word of God”. The congregation then affirms, which has been part of church history, their willingness to submit to the text with a response …

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Q&C prt2 Sunday Sept3 [the Gospel, the Gospels, and Same-Sex Relationships]

PART 2 of Questions and Comments from Sunday, Sept 3 Caveat to Church Pastors and leaders who may read this:  If you are not having [or making room for] these types of conversations with your people you are, in my opinion, ill equipping them to navigate the very realities that they encounter everyday in the …

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We are RE-MADE to CELEBRATE!

He IS Risen!! Easter weekend is almost here! I hope you have had a growing sense of anticipation over the week. We want to help you celebrate the incredible reality of God’s grace to us! Good Friday @ PAXnorth 7pm Much of Christ:: Was the death of Jesus necessary? Easter Morning @ PAXnorth 10:30am  (coffee WILL …

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What makes the church the Church? I Corinthians 1

Is there really a proper way to “do church”? Can’t I do church alone in my room, or on the golf course with some buddies, or simply by hanging out with a group of  my irreligious friends who grew up churched and are just sick of it so we meet up for a brew and talk …

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